Applebee’s serves free meals Friday to veterans

For the third consecutive year nationwide, Applebee’s expects to serve more than 1 million free “thank you” meals to veterans and active-duty military personnel on Friday, Veterans Day. In Davis, Applebee’s is at 1753 Research Park Drive in South Davis. Hours Friday are 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. For more information, call (530) 747-0414 or […]

November 09, 2011 | Posted in Briefly | Tagged ,

LabelGMOs group plans organizational meeting

LabelGMOs — “It’s Our Right to Know,” a 2012 ballot initiative campaign, will hold an organizing meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at Eleanor Roosevelt Circle, 675 Cantrill Drive in Davis. Parking is available across the street at the Davis Police Department. People interested in labeling genetically engineered food are invited to learn about the effort […]

November 09, 2011 | Posted in Briefly | Tagged ,

Levin-Barsook wedding

Michelle Amy Levin and Jonathan David Barsook, both of Studio City, were married on Sept. 4, 2011, at Calamigos Ranch in Malibu. The bride is the daughter of Harris and Barbara Levin of Davis. She is a 2002 graduate of Davis High School. She graduated from Willamette University in 2006 with a bachelor’s degree and in 2007 with […]

November 10, 2011 | Posted in Celebrations | Tagged ,

Jackson-Ho wedding

Joshua Leahn Halprin Jackson and Shelby Shiu Wah Keleka Loui Ho were married Aug. 13, 2011,  in the outdoor amphitheater in Village Homes, Davis. The stars shined on the couple with a temperature of 88 degrees during the ceremony and a full moon during the reception. The bride is the daughter of Stephen and Hannah […]

November 10, 2011 | Posted in Celebrations | Tagged ,

What’s happening for youths

Wednesday * College admissions is the topic of an information night at Davis High School, 315 W. 14th St. from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the library. UC Davis Associate Chancellor Emerita Sally Springer is the featured speaker. For more information, contact Roberta Kuhlman at [email protected] or (530) 867-3559. Thursday * Today is the deadline […]

November 08, 2011 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Alternative recreation available for teens

Teens with developmental disabilities are invited to participate in weekly bowling sessions and weekend outings around the community in the city’s Alternative Recreation program for teens. This program is similar to the adult program, but provides a bit more supervision and serves individuals ages 13 to 19. A monthly calendar of events can be found […]

November 08, 2011 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Next Gen correction

Due to incorrect information provided to The Enterprise, the wrong name was given for one of the winners of the Ace of Bakes Contest at Birch Lane Elementary School on last Tuesday’s Next Generation page. Sophia Nachmanoff won the “Special Creativity Award.”

November 08, 2011 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

DHS’s Hub is in the running for top awards

The Davis High School newspaper and website are in the running for two of the top awards in high school journalism. The National Scholastic Press Association has named The HUB newspaper a finalist for its Pacemaker award. The competition is co-sponsored by the Newspaper Association of America Foundation. The NSPA selected the HUB based on […]

November 08, 2011 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Rec Report: Our amazing youth basketball program

By Nick Gallaudet I have had the privilege of working for the city of Davis junior basketball league and basketball camp for six years, and before that, I played in the league as an elementary school student. In all of my years in the junior basketball program, I have played with and coached hundreds of […]

November 08, 2011 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Children’s Secret Store turns focus on eco-friendly, local artists

One of the most popular local holiday traditions is surely the Children’s Secret Store at the Davis Art Center’s annual Holiday Sale. Here, children leave their parents at the door, enter the Secret Store armed with a list and money, and with the help of volunteers, find and purchase gifts for everyone on their list. […]

November 08, 2011 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Farmers Market showcased in new cookbook

Details What: “The Davis Farmers Market Cookbook” by Georgeanne Brennan and Ann M. Evans When: Will be published in March; gift cards redeemable for signed copies may be purchased at the Davis Farmers Market beginning Saturday, Nov. 26 Where: Market booth in Central Park, Fourth and C streets Sneak peek: When The Davis Farmers […]

November 08, 2011 | Posted in Agriculture + Environment | Tagged ,

Where is this robot?

Can you identify the subject and location of this mystery photo? Hint: It was taken somewhere in Davis or on the UC Davis campus. This feature runs occasionally in The Enterprise, highlighting a new location each time.To be entered into a prize drawing, submit your answer to [email protected]; mail it to The Davis Enterprise at […]

November 06, 2011 | Posted in Features | Tagged ,

Roberts to lead Arboretum walk on Wednesday

Join Arboretum Superintendent Emeritus Warren Roberts for a lunchtime stroll in the UC Davis Arboretum on Wednesday. Enjoy the crisp fall weather, explore the pleasures of the autumn garden, and get a little exercise. Meet at noon at the Gazebo, on Garrod Drive on the UC Davis campus. There is no charge for the tour. Parking […]

November 06, 2011 | Posted in Briefly | Tagged ,